News in Hillingdon
29 Sep 2020
Hillingdon Council's popular waste weekends have helped raise more than £4,000 for Harlington Hospice thanks to donations from residents visiting the site and taking home unwanted items that are still in a good condition.
28 Sep 2020
Hillingdon Council's annual gardening competition, Hillingdon in Bloom, received more entries than ever before this year, with 169 entries from residents who took pride in their gardens during lockdown months.
25 Sep 2020
Hillingdon residents of all ages entered their homegrown produce in Hillingdon Council's annual Autumn Show, held at The Great Barn, Ruislip on Saturday 19 September.
17 Sep 2020
Hillingdon Council is interested in hearing from residents of all ages, who may have a fascinating story to tell about living or working in the borough for a new Hillingdon Stories campaign.
11 Sep 2020
Hillingdon Council's Battle of Britain Bunker and Exhibition Centre in Uxbridge has reopened its doors to visitors following the pandemic, and will be hosting an array of virtual events to commemorate the 80th anniversary of the Battle of Britain.
09 Sep 2020
Hillingdon Council is inviting residents to take part in litter pick events at local parks and green spaces, as part of the nationwide Great British September Clean.
07 Sep 2020
Hillingdon Council has issued fines totalling £22,000 following a week of action to tackle domestic fly-tipping in the borough.
10 Aug 2020
Hillingdon Council has secured an award of £100,000 from the Department for Transport to improve cycling and walking opportunities in the borough.
31 Jul 2020
Hillingdon Council has successfully persuaded the Court of Appeal to overturn a High Court decision concerning the submission of planning applications by HS2 Ltd under the HS2 Act.
27 Jul 2020
Hillingdon Council's historic Cranford Park has been awarded £2.28 million by The National Lottery Heritage Fund and The National Lottery Community Fund following a successful restoration bid.
14 Jul 2020
Hillingdon Council is inviting businesses to sign up to a brand new business directory that has been designed to encourage residents to support local high streets following the pandemic lockdown.
18 Jun 2020
Hillingdon Council is providing a package of support and guidance to help businesses reopen safely and encourage residents to visit their local high street.
17 Jun 2020
Hillingdon Council has been commended for improving the life chances of disadvantaged families in the borough, in a report published by the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government on Wednesday 3 June.
12 Jun 2020
Local children are being encouraged to take part in the annual Summer Reading Challenge online from June to September, to enjoy books and help improve reading and literacy.
05 Jun 2020
From Monday 15 June, Hillingdon Council will be reinstating parking restrictions and charges that had been temporarily lifted in response to the pandemic.
21 May 2020
Hillingdon Council has increased its use of technology and found new ways of working to keep all essential services running during the coronavirus pandemic, the council's Cabinet heard at their first virtual meeting tonight (Thursday 21 May).
03 Jun 2020
The Rt Hon Boris Johnson, Prime Minister and MP for Uxbridge and South Ruislip, joined a video call with employees from the council's Contact Centre and coronavirus support hub on Friday 29 May.
14 May 2020
Cllr Teji Barnes was elected the new Mayor of Hillingdon at the council's Annual General Meeting meeting on Thursday 14 May. She replaces retiring Mayor, Cllr David Yarrow, in the prestigious role to highlight positive work taking place across the borough.
11 May 2020
Hillingdon Council is using this year's Foster Care Fortnight (11 to 24 May) to highlight the positive difference that fostering can make to young people's lives, and encourage residents to consider looking after a child or young person in the borough.
30 Apr 2020
The council's community hub has helped hundreds of residents receive food deliveries and a range of other services since it was created last month in response to the coronavirus pandemic.
17 Apr 2020
This year's primary school offer day has seen Hillingdon Council offer 97.55 per cent of applicants a place at one of their top three primary schools.